Shepparton Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Shepparton Private Hospital specialist Tony Makris

Mr Tony Makris

MB;BS, MRCS(Glasgow), Facharzt Urologie, FEBU, FRACS(Urology)

Background and Training:

Tony graduated from the University of Cologne in Germany and completed his Basic Surgical Training in the United Kingdom. He consolidated his general surgical training by becoming a Member of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.

After serving as a Medical Officer in the Army with a rank of Lieutenant, he commenced his specialist Urologist training in Aachen, Germany. Tony completed a fellowship in Laparoscopic/Endoscopic Urology at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, Scotland. The specialist Urologist training was completed by passing the Facharzt Exam in Germany and the Fellowship Exam of the European Board of Urology.

After moving to Australia, he has worked at various hospitals in Victoria, including Melbourne, Lilydale, Ferntree Gully, Frankston and then moved to Bendigo in 2013. Here, he accepted the position of Urology Fellow and trained in Functional Urology, with a particular interest in Urodynamics, female and male incontinence and reconstructive surgery.

In 2017, Tony became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and continues to provide an invaluable service to Urology in regional Victoria. He is also actively involved in training Medical Students, SET Trainees, and Nurse Practitioners.

Qualifications and Memberships:

• Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, FRACS (Urology)

• Facharzt Urologie (Specialist Urologist Fellowship in Germany)

• Fellow of the European Board of Urology, FEBU

• Member of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, MRCS (Glasgow)

• Member of the American Urological Association (AUA)

• Member of the German Society of Urology (DGU)

• Registered as a Urologist in the United Kingdom, General Medical Council (GMC)


Other appointments:

  • Goulburn Valley Health
  • Saint John of God Hospital Bendigo
  • Bendigo Health
  • Castlemaine Health
  • Kyabram Health
Urology, Stone disease, Urodynamics, Female and Male Incontinence, Reconstructive Urology (Neo-bladders), Supine/Prone PCNL, BPH
English Gb, German, Greek